pkgconf: An implementation of the pkg-config spec

Description

Pkgconf is an implementation of the pkg-config spec with minimal dependencies.

License

ISC License (equivalent to Simplified BSD)

Upstream Contact

https://github.com/pkgconf/pkgconf

Dependencies

  • C compiler + toolchain

Special Update/Build Instructions

  • install.patch: Use install script from AC_PROG_INSTALL

Pkgconf is used in bzip2, so we must not use the bzip2-compressed tarball.

Type

standard

Version Information

package-version.txt:

0.9.7.p2

Equivalent System Packages

conda:

$ conda install pkg-config

Debian/Ubuntu:

$ sudo apt-get install  pkg-config

Fedora/Redhat/CentOS:

$ sudo yum install  pkg-config

freebsd:

$ sudo pkg install devel/pkgconf

homebrew:

$ brew install pkg-config

macports: install the following packages: pkgconfig

opensuse:

$ sudo zypper install pkgconf

void:

$ sudo xbps-install  pkgconf

See https://repology.org/project/pkgconf/versions, https://repology.org/project/pkg-config/versions

If the system package is installed, ./configure will check whether it can be used.